Hiro Chandwani is a qualified Mechanical Engineer and Marine Engineer, has over 55 years of all round and varied experience mainly in Energy / Power / Water fields, initially on board the ships in O & M of ships’ Power Plants that include Diesel Engines and Steam Turbine / Engines Machinery, Water / Waste-water Treatment Plants, Materials Handling Systems and Machinery, Fuel Processing Machinery etc. He has experience as a Professional Engineer being self employed in the manufacturing and business management for several years.
He has been in Education and Training of Marine Engineers for over Twelve years. He has been in R & D in the field of Renewable Energy, Water / Wastewater Management and Environmental Protection.
He has developed new techniques and innovative design of equipment / components over a period of more than 10 years, for all the fields of Renewable Energy and Water / Waste-water. He has designed and developed innovative components / Equipment / Systems for Concentrated Solar Thermal Energy harnessing which are highly efficient, easy to manufacture, operate and maintain, considering energy conservation and, are very cost effective as well. Detailed manufacturing processes for each of the components have been developed with excellent materials selection, ease of manufacture, low energy consumption and high efficiency with lower costs that result in the lowest LOCE in power generation.